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Dec 1, 2012 7:00pm EST
about rachel carson and bismarck indicated last month on the 27th of september was the fifth year anniversary of "silent spring," which is the book that carson is probably most remembered for at this point in time, although she was a famous out there before she wrote "silent spring." i'm going to talk some more about that tonight. this is rachel. i love this photograph. this is the frontispiece of the book. i spent about seven months trying to find this photograph and arrange to reproduce it in a book. it was made by irving penn, the great 20th century portrait photographer from "vogue" magazine. it actually appeared in book magazine also took several months for me to figure out when and where. event, it was made inccccc 1951, so it hasn't been seen inc decades.cccc this is the last photographs of rachel carson and that this photograph of her ever taken. she would've been 44 years old in this photograph and i think it's terrific. it's not crops. that's the way he photographed her. well, looking around this audience tonight, i suspect most of you know who rachel carson is,
Dec 2, 2012 4:30am PST
hospitalizations, and along the way, rachel tried almost every treatment in the book. >> tried emdr, rapid eye movement therapy. hypnosis, gestault, yell it out, scream it out. nothing worked. >> then she discovered an experime experiment run by a psychiatrist in charleston, south carolina. >> this is the place where we do the study. this is where we meet with people and do the sessions. >> intense psychotherapy, including eight-hour sessions after taking a capsule of mdma, ecstasy. listen closely. in this tape, you can hear rachel along with the doctor. >> i really need -- keep guiding me. >> it felt as if my whole brain was powered up like a christmas tree all at once. >> sometimes usually people did have very positive, affirming experiences. a lot of time it was revisiting the trauma. it was painful, difficult experience, but the mdma seemed to make it possible for them to do it effectively. >> within weeks, rachel says about 90% of her symptoms were gone. >> i don't scream. i don't have flashbacks anymore. >> and in results just publi published, the doctor says 14 of 19 patients were drama
Dec 1, 2012 4:30pm PST
the department to monitor the air, can you tell me -- >> i think this would be a great question for rachel, she's done a lot of oil and soil sampling and monitoring and she's familiar with the labs that work in this area and would be able to give you a lot of support and help. >> thank you. >> okay. >> so, shall we open it to wider questions. we have about 10, 15, 20 minutes. >> so, this may sound a little weird to come from someone with the breast cancer fund but i want to say everything that connie said could be breast cancer but it could also be loads of other diseases so what she's talking about really is not just concerns about one of the very worst diseases to which too many of us succumb, but we're also talking about neurodegenerative diseases, asthma, developmental disorders, other reproductive -- infertility, miscarriage, all kinds of other disorders, so horrible as breast cancer is, it's really one in a whole spectrum are affected by these chemical processes. i wanted to add that. >> hi. one thing i thought would be really good to have within fire house iss to get rid of antibacterial
Dec 1, 2012 4:00pm PST
, sharl patton is back there, give a wave, and did rachel step out already? and rachel thought she was going to give a wave but she had to step out to go to another meeting, from the breast cancer fund, we have my two science leaders, [inaudible] and janet gray, so science questions galor, they can handle them all, policy questions, we'll have to deflect some of those to nancy for another time, so what i'm going to present today is what we call our healthy home and healthy world tours, i'll talk a little bit about who the breast cancer fund is and then we're going to walk through kind of the rooms in your home talking about tips for avoiding exposures that are linked to breast cancer and i will talk a little bit about the different chemicals, where they're found, things you can do to avoid them and also some policies, and then we'll kind of go beyond the home to talk about the kinds of exposures that might be not within our control in the house but elsewhere. and it looks like i have videos so that is good. so, the breast cancer fund is a national organization that works to prevent
Dec 2, 2012 10:30am PST
. >> rachel o shay and henry -- i am sorry if i butchered your name. >> hello commissioners. [inaudible] basketball but this project is much more than basketball. [inaudible] culturally. right now chinese pop star who come to the bay area like ya ming. he cannot come to san francisco. he must go to oakland or san jose. i would like san francisco to have the same opportunity that the other cities do have the type of music and culturally that make the city so great. it is the best place we can celebrate the diversity of san francisco. please support this project. thank you. >> thank you. henry and after henry ja hol. >> evening commissioners. i am the president of the san francisco council district merchant associations. we have a golden opportunity to have the warriors move back to san francisco. for years the pier have been deteriorating and not able to rehabilitate them. i look forward to seeing the warriors return to san francisco. not only will the piers be belltated and we will have an awesome arena and not only be for playing basketball but also for the performing arts.
Dec 2, 2012 4:00am PST
wouldn't stop. i couldn't shut it down. >> for rachel hope, the mental agony began in childhood when she says she was abused and raped at age 4. as a
Dec 2, 2012 8:00am PST
-election. they went around the world to people reacting to it. rachel maddow went into this president obama. carl rove lost his mind. this was a smnapshot. i think he lost his mind. this is a snapshot. this is what jeff will preserve. >> america cares. people care. they care ware their country is going and the friends and neighbors and kids around them. there's lots to do here. >> the consensus is that cnn need a voice and zucker will help provide it. when we come back, the susan rice side. are the u.n. ambassador and her critics getting fair coverage? . you know how to dance... with a deadline. and from national. because only national lets you choose any car in the aisle... and go. you can even take a full-size or above, andtill pay the mid-size price. this is awesome. [ male announcer ] yes, it is, business pro. yes, it is. go national. go like a pro. thor's couture gets the most rewards of any small business credit card. your boa! [ garth ] thor's small business earns double miles on every purchase, every day! ahh, the new fabrics, put it on my spark card. [ garth ] why settle for less?
Dec 1, 2012 11:00pm EST
if you apart at the to have your heart set on it, my friend rachel, she lets helps me do a lot of things the web and she is she is a cyber in sheet is 8 kindle fire curled and if you had your heart set on the one and only, there is a reason, it is america's sweetheart the number one selling 7 in. tablet in the world and aaron burr reminds me, is for money but this is my personal opinion but if you are looking for a tablet for kids, based on what i know about the kindle fire, tass to be this tablet.controls, it will read to your kids, it will read to you if youisually impaired or maybe you are driving in you can't take your eyes off the road to read a book but there are so many things but are built-in controls for kids for they can customize the screen it is free time. >>guest: free time means if your by this tablet for you, unless you are an incredible denver, the kids will want to use it also, you can give them their own along again. they cannot get in and access your things your e-mail your files unless to allow them to and you can control under their log and how much time they spend
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